Monday
May 30, 2016

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 09/16/2014
    "The older, aging population presents a number of challenges, as does the younger population with its greater diversity," says a former HUD secretary.
  • 09/16/2014
    Nationwide, rents have risen by 6 percent over the last decade, while incomes have fallen 13 percent. More than half of all renters now are devoting 30 percent or more of their income to paying rent.
  • 09/16/2014
    Bigger garages, the "super kitchen," and more strategically placed home offices? Learn which home-design trends will likely catch on in the new-home market.
  • 09/15/2014
    A real estate software company recently bid for the attention of real estate brokers and agents by delivering 1,200 cookies to open houses across 31 cities.
  • 09/15/2014
    Realtor.com®'s Jonathan Smoke breaks down the good and the bad of the housing recovery, and says new directions are necessary to address the remaining trouble spots.
  • 09/15/2014
    The nation’s largest mortgage lender says many customers believe it’s much more difficult to get a mortgage than it really is. 
  • 09/15/2014
    Real estate agencies are using virtual staging to paint the picture of a home’s potential, hoping that doing so will attract more buyers to the home. 
  • 09/15/2014
    A new survey reveals what's most important to Americans when it comes to smart home technology, and what's holding them back from purchasing such systems.
  • 09/15/2014
    Everyone wants to live in a smart place. But the magic mix that makes a place smart is composed of a lot of different dynamics coming together all at once.
  • 09/12/2014
    Homes within highly rated school districts tend to have a higher median sales price, sell for a greater percentage over the list price, and sell faster, according to a new study.